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Warner Brother Records (23815-1) - Released 1983
Produced by Dan Fogleberg

Michael Brewer - lead, harmony & background vocals, acoustic guitar & tambourine
Dan Fogelberg harmony & background vocals, electric & acoustic guitar, banjo, tambourine and record producer

  Album musicians

Musician also played on records of these artists


Merel Bregante - drums

Loggins & Messina, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, The Sunshine Company, Gary Morris

Barry Burton - pedal steel guitar, rhythm guitar, slide guitar

Amazing Rhythm Aces, EmmyLou Harris  

Mike Brignardello - bass

Dolly Parton, Dan Seals, Peter Cetera, Kenny Rogers, Brooks & Dunn, Toby Keith, Trace Atkins, Billy Ray Cyrus, Travis Tritt, Tim McGraw, Lonestar, Rascal Flatts, Faith Hill, Jo Dee Messina, and many more

David Duke - french horn

The Carpenters, Frank Sinatra, Judy Collins, Johnny Mathis, Lionel Richie, Crosby & Nash, The Beach Boys, John David Souther, Earth Wind & Fire and others

Gary Grant - trumpet

Barbara Streisand, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Celine Dion, Toni Braxton, Brian McKnight, Frank Sinatra, Natalie Cole, Earth Wind & Fire, Go West, Take Six, Elton John and Aerosmith

Mike Hanna - piano, electric piano, organ, synthesizer

Dan Fogelberg  

Jerry Hey - trumpet

Ray Charles, David Crosby, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Jim Messina, Joni Mitchell Steve Winwood & others

Kim Hutchcroft - baritone saxophone

Seawind, session musician for many artists

Russ Kunkel - percussion

James Taylor, Carly Simon, Jackson Browne, Jimmy Buffett, J.J. Cale, Tracy Chapman, Crosby Stills & Nash, Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, Dan Fogelberg, Don Henley, Elton John, B.B. King, Lyle Lovett, Joni Mitchell, Stevie Nicks, Linda Ronstadt, Seals & Crofts, Steppenwolf, Uncle Kracker, Steve Winwood, Neil Young, Warren Zevon, and many others

Joe Lala - percussion

Blues Image, Stephen Stills Manassas, session musician for Jackson Browne, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Stephen Stills, Firefall, Allman Brothers, Poco, Joe Walsh & others

Kenny Passarelli -bass

Kenny Passarelli, Stephen Stills, Dan Fogelberg, Elton John, Joe Walsh, Hall & Oates, Crosby Stills Nash & Young and others

Norbert Putnam - bass

Barefoot Jerry, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Al Hirt, Henry Mancini, Linda Ronstadt, Tony Joe White and Bobby Goldsboro.
Producer for Jimmy Buffett, Joan Baez, Dan Fogelberg, Donovan, John Hiatt, JJ Cale, the Flying Burrito Brothers and the New Riders Of The Purple Sage

Bill Reichenbach - trombone

Eastman Jazz Ensemble, session musician for Quincy Jones, Barbra Streisand, Michael Jackson, Elton John, Toto, The Yellowjackets, Seawind, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, David Foster, Aretha Franklin, Al Jarreau, EarthWind and Fire, Dr. John, Arrowsmith, and Ray Charles

Linda Ronstadt - harmony vocal

Vocals for American Flyer, Hoyt Axton, Chuck Berry, Karla Bonoff, The Dirt Band, The Eagles, Andrew Gold, Arlo Guthrie, EmmyLou Harris, George Jones, Nicolette Larson, Litte Feat, Aaron Neville, Randy Newman, Gram Parson, Johnny Rivers, Carly Simon, Paul Simon, Frank Sinatra, John David Souther, James Taylor, Jimmy Webb, Neil Young, Warren Zevon and many others

Tom Scott - saxophone

Tom Scott & L.A. Express, session musician for Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones, Thelonius Monk, Lalo Schifrin, Frank Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, Joni Mitchell, Steely Dan, Carole King, Paul McCartney, Rod Stewart, Paul Simon, Captain & Tenille, Whitney Houston, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, The Blues Brothers, and many more

J.D. Souther - harmony vocal

The Cinders, The Longbranch Pennywhistle, Souther Hillman & Furay, J.D. Souther, and session musician, backup vocalist, songwriter, or producer for The Eagles, Jackson Browne, Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt, James Taylor, and others

Joe Vitale - drums & tambourine

Joe Walsh, Stephen Stills, Stills/Young Band, Crosby Stills & Nash, Dan Fogelberg, Rick Roberts, Peter Frampton, Bozz Scaggs, The Eagles, Graham Nash, Al Kooper, David Crosby, Ringo Starr and others

Larry Williams - tenor saxophone

Seawind, George Benson, Tracy Chapman, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Quincy Jones, Rufus, and others


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